Find the best place to stay — Mount Desert Island

Where to stay around Mount Desert Island?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,138 vacation rentals near Mount Desert Island. From 558 houses to 282 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mount Desert Island for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Mount Desert Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Mount Desert Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bar Harbor: 1,109 vacation rentals
  • Acadia National Park: 1,328 vacation rentals
  • New England: 35,777 vacation rentals
  • Down East: 2,069 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Harbor: 823 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Mount Desert Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Mount Desert Island?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Mount Desert Island:

  • Bar Harbor: 1,109 rentals
  • Southwest Harbor: 823 rentals
  • Ellsworth: 515 rentals
  • Blue Hill: 833 rentals
  • Trenton: 833 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Mount Desert Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Mount Desert Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,257 rentals
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,361 rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,268 rentals
  • Pretty Marsh: 1,323 rentals
  • Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse: 1,125 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Desert Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Attractions In and Around Bar Harbor (and vicinity)

Looking for things to do while you’re in Bar Harbor (and vicinity)? If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Agamont Park, Shore Path and Village Green.

During your stay, you may want to visit Newlin Gardens, Beatrix Farrand Gardens or Mount Desert Island. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Cadillac Mountain, Otter Cliff and Jordan Pond.